Charlie Campbell

Charlie Campbell wants to spread the news of so many wonderful aspects in the greater Dayton area. He is a cheerleader and a real believer that our area is the place to be. He has been active in this area for almost 40 years and you can hear him weekly at WYSO.

The Muse Machine Theater is happening right now and they are doing Oliver! The most talented young performers across this area are performing. You will hear family favorites like  “As Long as He Loves Me” and “Consider Yourself.” This is this weekend at The Victoria Theater.

A young man with his bicycle, fresh from cross-country travel, shows up at the Greenwich Village door of his 91-year-old grandmother. She takes him in. Soon we see the awkward, sometimes funny way they try to connect and help each other. 4,000 Miles is a new play at the Dayton Theater Guild and it opens tonight.

Santa visits the 2nd Street Market tomorrow, Saturday, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Bring a camera and snap a photo of Santa with your friends and family. It won't be too late to tell Santa what is on your wish list, including Market goodies. Santa will have a treat for everyone who stops by.

The Annual Family Holiday Film Series is now on at THE NEON. They are on Saturday at Noon and admission is FREE for kids 12 & under and only $2 for general admission. The Bishop's Wife will play Saturday.

Bobak Ferdowsi, popularly known as NASA's "Mohawk Guy," will give two free presentations. His first is 7 p.m. tonight at Oakwood High School and on Saturday, he will speak at 2 p.m. at the National Air Force Museum. He will be talking about “Mars & Beyond: Curiosity and the Future of NASA.” These are free and open to the public.

The Downtown Dayton YMCA Open House is tomorrow,  Saturday, from 10am - 2pm! Try out their fitness equipment, tour the facility, sample the natural juices from the Mann Power Cafe and more! Open to all, come check out what the Downtown Y has to offer!

The K12 Gallery & TEJAS are hosting their 4th annual Art Off Fundraiser tonight from 7:00-10:30pm. Enjoy the spectacle of live art making along with artist demonstrations. Food, drinks, live music, and live & silent auctions.

Don't miss the BEST holiday shopping in Dayton. Original, handcrafted giftables: sparkling glass ornaments, hand-turned wood bowls, eclectic jewelry and more. This is at DVAC and their link is in on facebook: Art to Buy.

If you want to learn how to be clown, on Saturday a famous clown can teach you how to be one. This is in downtown Dayton at the Antioch Shrine Center.

You can make it a very special Halloween by seeing Zoot Theatre's enchanting puppetry as they tell the age-old story of Sleepy Hollow. Will Constable Ichabod Crane work his way through the foggy quagmire of secrets?? This is tonight at 7:30 at the Troy Hayner Cultural Center.

Calling all Time-Warpers. Join the Dayton Philharmonic and Jeans 'n Classics for the World Premiere of Transylvania Time Warp. Tonight at 8 pm. They are bringing The Music of Rocky Horror to downtown Dayton on Halloween night.

The 2014 Dayton Regional Science Festival is a celebration of all things STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math). From now through Sunday local businesses, organizations, and educational institutions will host events throughout the greater-Dayton region. This will provide people of all ages an opportunity to see science in a new light.

On Saturday from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. teen anime and manga fans will converge on the Dayton Metro Main Library for the fifth annual AniMangaCon, a celebration of Japanese animation and cartooning. The event is free and open to anyone in grades 7-12 with an interest in manga, anime, drawing, Japanese culture, and costuming.